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NEW YORK -- Tyson Chandler had endured his coach ripping into him and the New York Knicks center responded by tying a franchise record, grabbing 20 rebounds in three straight games. Along with teammate Carmelo Anthony's 27 points, Chandler's prowess on the boards had just helped the Knicks beat the Detroit Pistons 99-85 at Madison Square Garden on Monday night. New York finished the homestand 5-0, the first time it had done so since the 1996-97 season, and Chandler's feat tied a mark a Knick had not accomplished since Willis Reed did it in 1969-70. So why was Chandler grimacing as he prepared for his postgame interview session? The California native and San Francisco 49ers fan had a Baltimore Ravens Super Bowl XLVII championship hat awaiting him in his locker. It came courtesy of locker mate Anthony, a Ravens fan who had made a pregame bet with his teammate. "How did they get this here so fast?" Chandler asked, shaking his head, before putting it on for...
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Tyson Chandler tied a franchise record with his third straight 20-rebound game, Carmelo Anthony scored 27 points, and the New York Knicks beat the Detroit Pistons 99-85 on Monday night for their fifth consecutive victory.
In a game that was decided early, Chandler played long enough to grab his 20th rebound midway through the fourth quarter. After grabbing 20 in victories on Friday...
The Heat's win Sunday afternoon did more than put them a half-game up on the New York Knicks, it also meant coach Erik Spoelstra was the recipient of a special honor.
Spoelstra will coach the Eastern Conference All-Stars on Feb. 17, the NBA announced after the Heat beat Toronto 100-85 Sunday.
It will be Spoelstra's first appearance as a head coach in the NBA All-Star Game...
Last night the New York Knicks hosted the Detroit Pistons, winning the game 99-85. The interesting moment of the game came from Smith, however. Leave it to Smith to make a boring game interesting.
He kept the crowd and his team entertained after shooting an air ball during a free throw attempt. Then Smith tried to crash a scrimmage game against some kids during halftime.
Pistons vs Knicks: MSG 730pm
The Knicks are looking to go 5-0 on their current home stand for only the fifth time in Knicks franchise history! The Pistons come in playing improved basketball under Lawrence Frank and Jose Calderon will be making his Detroit debut running the point. Hopefully, we get to see Shump matched up on him again! For this Knicks squad it all starts with...
J.R. Smith may cause you inexplicable stress by his shot selection, but dear lord, he is good money when it comes to entertainment value like he did during the New York Knicks and Detroit Pistons game Mondat night. You may remember his FT airball from the game, but it’s when he joined the kids that play [...]The post Kids Freeze-Out J.R. Smith (Video) appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
New York Knicks center Tyson Chandler has a chance to accomplish something that no NBA player has done in nearly 10 years.
The All-Star looks to grab 20 rebounds for a fourth straight contest Wednesday night when his visiting Knicks try to defeat the Washington Wizards for the 11th meeting in a row.
Chandler has grabbed exactly 20 rebounds in three straight games to tie the franchise...
For every little NBA fan, the possibility of playing on an NBA court is a dream that many would like to accomplish.During last night's Knicks/Pistons affair, a group of NYC kids got a chance to play on the hardwood floor of Madison Square Garden.Watch as Knicks guard J.R. Smith attempts to crash the game but doesn't successfully do so: (Courtesy of Cosby Sweaters)
Since Amar'e' Stoudemire returned to the Knicks in a New Years' Day loss to the Portland Trailblazers--after missing the whole season recovering from his knee surgery--they have gone 10-6 and have ascended to first place in the Atlantic Division
When the Knicks got off to the hot start they did this season in winning their first six games, there was much talk about...
Knicks 99, Pistons 85. Updates. With AP Photos. By BRIAN MAHONEY AP Basketball Writer Tyson Chandler tied a franchise record with his third straight 20-rebound game, Carmelo Anthony scored 27 points, and the New York Knicks beat the Detroit Pistons 99-85 on Monday night for their fifth consecutive victory.
In a game that was decided early, Chandler played long enough to grab his...
Big kid himself, J.R. Smith, tried to get in on the pee-wee halftime action during halftime of Monday night’s blowout to the Pistons:
I guess its not as embarrassing when your whole team starts laughing at you.
Take a look back at Mount Carmel High (Ill.) junior defensive end Enoch Smith Jr., in the 8A State Championship game in Champaign.
Post Game Recap
Final Score: Kings: 81 Knicks: 120
Tonight the Knicks were able to extract some revenge from earlier in the season when they lost in Sacramento on a buzzer beater by blowing the Kings out of the Garden tonight. The game got off to a slow start, as the starters just did not have it in the beginning; it was a different story once the bench got into the game...